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Kevin Costner says his first novel aims for the ages

Published 23/10/2015

WASHINGTON Oscar-winning director Kevin Costner has turned novelist in a big way, kicking off with an adventure yarn aimed for the ages that weighs in [more…]

Vivendi raises stakes in French video games companies

Published 22/10/2015

PARIS Vivendi raised its stakes in French video games makers Ubisoft and Gameloft and indicated that it may buy additional shares later and seek board [more…]

CNN launches social media-focused video network

Published 21/10/2015

CNN said on Wednesday it has launched 'Great Big Story', a video network that promises to deliver more than "empty clickbaits and cat videos" through [more…]

Box Office: ‘Goosebumps’ Tops ‘The Martian,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ Falls Flat

Published 18/10/2015

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Goosebumps" rode a wave of Clinton era nostalgia to the top of the box office charts, as the adaptation of the [more…]

Fukunaga overcomes obstacles in making of Netflix’s ‘Beasts of No Nation’

Published 17/10/2015

LOS ANGELES With actors not turning up on set, crew sicknesses, equipment going missing and unpredictable weather, the filming of war drama "Beasts of No [more…]

Cate Blanchett poses more questions in journalism drama ‘Truth’

Published 16/10/2015

LOS ANGELES When actress Cate Blanchett researched an infamous CBS News expose of U.S. President George W. Bush's military service that led to the firing [more…]

Cablevision, Viacom settle bundling lawsuit

Published 16/10/2015

Cablevision Systems Inc and Viacom Inc have settled an antitrust lawsuit in which Cablevision had accused Viacom of forcing distributors and subscribers to buy channels [more…]

NBCUniversal to test demand for comedy with streaming channel

Published 15/10/2015

NEW YORK Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal division plans to offer an Internet-based comedy channel featuring ad-free performances from Jimmy Fallon, Amy Poehler and others, testing viewers' [more…]

Netflix’s weak subscriber additions at odds with lofty valuation

Published 15/10/2015

Investors questioned Netflix Inc's premium valuation after the video-streaming service reported U.S. subscriber additions below its own expectations, a sign that competition from the likes [more…]

Netflix blames weak U.S subscriber adds on new chip-based cards

Published 15/10/2015

Video-streaming service provider Netflix Inc reported third-quarter U.S. subscriber additions below its own forecast, blaming a transition to chip-based cards for the miss.

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